NEWS & REVIEWS
Jazz Weekly on Vintage France: "Turn your living space into the Left Bank with just one simple 35 minute disc!"
Yoga Journal on World Yoga (PDF) "The World Yoga compilation brings together relaxing, meditative music from Mali to Sweden, Tibet to Armenia. The result is a blissful blend of acoustic instruments and vocals designed to sync with the arc of a typical asana class."
Presidio Sentinel on Vintage France: "Can’t afford that trip to Paris right now? No worries – just pop Putumayo’s “Vintage France” in your player, throw on your beret, light some candles and uncork a bottle of your favorite vin de pays and you’re practically there."
France Today on Vintage France: "An appealing combination of the classic and contemporary, this CD will appeal both to fans of such icons as Piaf and Gainsbourg and to newcomers looking for an introduction to timeless French favorites."
ArtsNash on Vintage France: "Some may prefer the lush, less robust material to more animated numbers, but the set contains enough variety to satisfy any French music fan’s requests."
New Age Journal: "World Yoga has become an enjoyable part of my morning routine. It is timeless music, crafted in an exquisite unfolding that draws the listener in and through each song on a sixty-minute journey that can be a breath of fresh air each day."
Yoga Chicago on World Yoga: "This is a great way to dip your toe into musical waters from around the globe."
Perceptive Travel on World Yoga: "If yoga is your thing then you might enjoy this as background music for your asana workout"
KadmusArts Podcast: "In this podcast we talk with founder Dan Storper about the latest CD compilation, Arabic Beat, how Putumayo has evolved and expanded over the past eighteen years and why Dan has the second-best job in the world."
World Music About.com: "The latest offering from powerhouse label is the upbeat, dance-party-ready Putumayo Presents Arabic Beat."
WestJet's Up! Magazine: "...helped scores of previously unknown musicians launch their recording careers."
NPR.org: "...delicate, airy, sure-footed and strong all the way through."
Whole Music Experience: "...provides dusky vocals, warm guitars and flows with good pacing"
USA Today Travel: "What’s not to like about Brazilian samba and bossa nova with a little extra oomph?"
Inside World Music on Brazilian Beat: "...astounding, pleasing, and ear-friendly."
The New York Times: Read about our digital launch!
Parents Magazine (PDF) "Putumayo Kids introduces your little cowpoke to the songs of the Wild-ish West with Cowboy Playground. The 12-track CD includes some of today's most popular children's singers performing classic tunes about life on the range, such as "Don't Fence Me In."
LA Times: "Putumayo Kids: A passport to global musical folklores"
Scholastic Parent & Child Magazine (PDF) on Acoustic Dreamland: "Chiming lullabies and tender takes on songs by Wilco as well as James Taylor top your evening playlist."
People Magazine praises our new World Culture products: "Our favorites include the amazing Playground and Dreamland art prints, which would brighten any nursery."